Marke Keston Parish Church

Church Road, Keston, BR2 6HT.KPC




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This Month's Services and Activities: 

June 2019          
Sun        2nd June       10 am              Family Holy Communion
Tue         4th June        9.30 am           Prayer Walk
Fri           7th June        2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sat          8th June        10 – 12 noon   Churchyard working party
Sun        9th June       10 am              Holy Communion   With Rev. June Hurn
Wed       12th June     10.30 am         Holy Communion
Fri           14th June      2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sun        16th June     10 am              Holy Communion  With H&W
Mon        17th June      7.30 pm           Meditation
Wed        19th June      7.30 pm           Men’s Pub Social
                                                            @ Greyhound            
Fri           21st June      2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sat          22nd June     8.30 am           Group to Wintershall
Sun        23rd June     10 am              Holy Communion
Tue         25th June      7.30 pm           Home Group @ Rectory
Fri           28th June      2.30 pm           Choir Practice
Sun        30th June     10 am              Holy Communion
                                    2 - 5 pm          Countryside Day
Mon        1st July         2 pm                Book Reading Group 
Tue         2nd July        9.30 am           Prayer Walk               
Fri           5th July         2.30 pm           Choir Practice


PRAYER WALKS – Every 1ST Tuesday of the month, Tuesday  Tuesday 4th June & 2nd July.  Please come along with or without a dog, and we all have a good chatter, and then stop, reflect and pray at several intervals along the way, we start at 9.30 am on Commonside near the old Rectory.

MODERN DAY SLAVERY @ ORPINGTON DEANERY SYNOD – Thursday 6th June, 7.30 for 7.45 pm start @ St. Francis of Assisi Church, Petts Wood.  All welcome to this interesting talk and how to spot slavery in our modern World, in the car cleaning groups, and the busy nail shops.  Please liaise with Rev. Carol or Pat Geiger if you would like to join them.

CHURCHYARD WORKING PARTY -  SATURDAY 8TH JUNE – 10am - 12 noon.  Please come along to help with sprucing up the Churchyard – lots of jobs, great and small, all hands very welcome.  Some tools available, but bring your own favourites!  Refreshments on tap to help!

SUNDAY 9TH JUNE @ 10am -  We will have Ref. June Hurn Preaching, and talking about a Charity she supports called ‘Children in Distress’.

HEALING & WHOLENESS (H&W) - Every 3rd Sunday we offer healing and wholeness prayers for all who may like the benefit of a special prayer,  just after taking Communion on 16th June & 21st July.

MEDITATION GROUP – Every 3rd Monday  -  17th June 15th July.  We begin at 7.30 pm in the Church or church hall.  All are very welcome, to take time out from our busy lives 

MEN’S PUB SOCIAL – These happen every 3rd Wednesday of the month – and the next one is 19th June & 17th July at the Greyhound Pub @ 7.30 pm.

COUNTRYSIDE DAY  SUNDAY 30TH JUNE – HELP NEEDED – We will be having our usual ‘Sweetie cups’ for the children, please bring jars or plastic cups  filled with sweets and goodies to church. Also if you are able to help on our Church stand, please let Carol know.Thank you!

NEXT DATE FOR BOOK READING FELLOWSHIP – Please come along to Sally Churchus home @ 103 Gravel Road on Monday 1st July  @ 2 pm to  discuss books with some Christian content, either from the church library or your own.

PUB SOCIALS – Our next Pub social will be @ 7.30 pm on Wednesday 10th July at the Greyhound. Please do come along for a meal, or just a couple of drinks  – all are very welcome!

MESSY CHURCH – Tuesday 16th July at 3.30 – 6 pm.  Come along for lots of fun and crafts, followed by a short act of worship in church, then finishing with a High Tea.  Free admission, but donations towards costs much appreciated.

SUMMER SING – SATURDAY 3RD AUGUST @ 3 PM  – The Keston Singers are putting on this event, tickets available  from Maureen Marshall, Tel. No. 01689 857260.  Tickets priced at £7.50 with tea/coffee and cakes included. All proceeds donated to charity.  


Our next Messy Church is on Tuesday 8th October 2019 from 3.30 until 6pm.  We begin the session with crafts, and games, then we go into Church for a short Christian talk with music, praise and prayers, then return to the hall for a High Tea.  Everyone is most welcome!


Do come and join us on the first Sunday of each month for our new Family Worship service at 10am.  The service is designed as an All-age Service, so we hope that children and families, indeed people of all ages, will come and be able to feel involved.  Do please let other people know about this service. 

Further details of events can be found on the Pew Sheet.


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